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Helms Bakery District is a historical Los Angeles destination, with award-winning restaurants, a unique collection of design and home furnishings stores, and simply a perfect place to meet with friends. This landmark building nestled in the heart of West L.A. is easy to get to and located just one block east of the Metro Expo Line. Join us for a day of food, furniture and fun.

Textile Month: September 2021

Celebrating Textiles throughout Southern California

Textile Arts | Los Angeles announces Los Angeles Textile Month, September 2021. The regional festival celebrates the breadth and richness of textile arts and industry in Southern California. Programming features artists, authors, curators, and creatives exploring the intersections of art and craft, architecture and industry, making and the environment. Helms Bakery District is proud to be a programming partner of the festival.

Now entering its third year, LATM will feature artist and author talks, workshops, exhibits, and special events from artists and institutions throughout So Cal and beyond, including inside the Helms Design Center.

On September 4th from 3:00 to 5:00 PM, stop by the opening of the exhibition Tricksters & Transformations, an installation of works from over 40 artists. Open studio hours are Thursday to Sunday from 12:00 to 5:00 PM throughout the month of September, running concurrently with Artist in Residence, Carmen Mardonez.


Calendar and tickets/links available at the link below


View our Event Calendar for events happening at the Helms Design Center.

Upcoming Events

Will A New Generation Of Leaders Shake Up L.A.’S Culture?

September 29 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Helms Design Center
Culver City

A Zócalo/Helms Bakery District Event Moderated by Frances Anderton, Architecture and Design Journalist Over the past year, directors of cultural institutions across Los Angeles have announced their retirements, which means a new generation of cultural leadership is upon us. But despite a desire for change that seems nearly universal, new directors must still answer to many of the same funders […]

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